Highway 89 Reopens After Deputies Determine Bomb Threat Was A HoaxSeveral hours after Highway 89 was shut down near Emerald Bay with reports of a suspicious device, the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Department has cleared the scene.
Getaway Guide: Weekend Trip to Lake TahoeWhen the city gets to be too much, head west along the California coastline for a standard vacation, or go east up into the Sierra Nevada mountains and get lost in the tranquil beauty of Lake Tahoe while still enjoying more than 70 miles of shoreline. Lake Tahoe is located along the border of California and Nevada, offering two distinct getaway options – south Lake Tahoe and the north Lake Tahoe. The largest alpine lake in North America offers more than just ski resorts and wintertime activities. The lake is ideal for boating, sunbathing and camping out during the warm summer months, and the Nevada side boasts the year-round draw of casinos.
Guide to Former Mansions of Wealthy Lake Tahoe VisitorsLake Tahoe first attracted vacationing millionaires in the late 19th century. Several former summer mansions, elegant with a rustic veneer, are open for tours.